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Tennessee football practice video: Highlights from Monday morning’s session

KNOXVILLE, TennesseeButch Jones offered an homage to the Harlem Globetrotters on Monday morning.

In an otherwise intense and testy morning practice, a drill that is more often seen on the basketball court offered a little bit of levity.

Jones took it seriously, though. Much like the similar drill in basketball, players had to call out the name of the person they were passing to. When Jones told them to speed up the tempo, there were some drops.

The Harlem Globetrotters theme music in the background offers a nice touch. Check out the video above, and view it in the highest available HD setting for best results.

Tennessee football practice: Notes and observations from the morning session

Joseph Ayres on the gun.

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KNOXVILLE, Tennessee — Even without the two apparent position changes on Monday, the morning session of Tennessee’s two-a-day contained plenty of news.

Seeing Riyahd Jones on the sidelines in crutches drove home the precariousness of the Vols’ secondary depth. Freshman corners Cameron Sutton and Malik Foreman will have a greater impact on this season than anyone could have envisioned.

Butch Jones was more vocal and animated than we’ve ever seen him before. And we’ve seen really animated.

On to the notes…

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